much. >> hello, and welcome to millionaire. today's first contestant is an orchestra conductor who has performed in front of 70,000 people. from houston, texas, please welcome brett mitchell. nice to see you, brett. >> hi, everybody. [cheers and applause] >> 70,000 people. where was that, and what was that like? i mean, what goes through your head when you look out and see that number of people? >> it was pretty crazy. it was actually at the halftime show of a houston texans football game. >> really? >> i was the assistant conductor for four years of the houston symphony, so we played there. it was fantastic. you know, you get to feed off of the energy of the crowd, and they give the energy back to you, and i'm looking forward to the same thing today. >> [laughs] [cheers and applause] well, that's right. you are absolutely comfortable with the crowd. that's for sure. >> absolutely. >> and your girlfriend, angela, is in the audience. hi to you, angela.